An RCMP Constable who was formally stationed in Nain is being investigated.
Acting Media Relations Officer Steve Conohan of the RCMP updated us on the RCMP member.
Conohan says in an email that Constable Mark Blackmore has been suspended with pay.
An internal RCMP investigation on Blackmore is ongoing.
Conohan ended the email by saying that Blackmore’s suspension is still in effect until the investigation reaches a conclusion.
Sgt. Wayne Newell, the Media Relations Officer further clarified this story.
He says Blackmore is not charged with any crime.
And has been transferred to another provincial detachment.
We will update you as soon as the details are released.